Siemens 512M36-Maintenance Mechanic in Grand Prairie, Texas

512M36-Maintenance Mechanic

Locations:Grand Prairie, Texas

Job Family: Manufacturing

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Job Description

Division: Energy Management

Business Unit: Low Voltage & Products

Requisition Number: 231508

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Grand Prairie

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)

Travel Required: No

Division Description:


Job Description:


Division: Energy Management

Business Unit: Low Voltage & Products (LP) Distribution

Plant(s): Grand Prairie (GPR F)

Department(s): Maintenance

Seniority Group: Maintenance

Job Classification: Full-Time

Wage Category: Non-Exempt

EEO-1/Job Grouping: Class D & E: 06/53F - Repair

Standard Occupational

Classification (SOC): Class D & E: 49-9071.00; 49-9043.00

Reports to: Maintenance Supervisor

Effective Date: 1/1/2016


Performs work involving mechanical, plumbing, welding, and electrical trades to keep machinery, equipment, tools, and plant structure in repair.


  • Education:Associates degree or 5 years work experience in fieldwith strong industrial electrical controls emphasis.

  • Experience: Industrial maintenance environment preferred.

  • Specialized Training: None

  • Knowledge:Shop math; blue print and schematic reading; PLC; control logic; and mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and welding concepts.

  • Skills: Troubleshooting, use of mechanical/electrical/measuring tools; and intermediate computer skills.

  • Abilities:

  • Must be able to speak, read, write, and comprehend the English language

  • Must be able to reach, grasp, lift 50 lbs , and push/pull/slide heavy material

  • Must be able to make coordinated movements of the hands and arms to grasp and move objects.

  • Must be able to stoop, bend, squat, crawl, and climb

  • Other:Must be at least 18 years of age


  • Operates tools and equipment common to mechanical, plumbing, welding, and electrical trades.

  • Troubleshoots hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical control systems to identify symptoms or malfunctions.

  • Reads technical manuals, blue prints, control logic diagrams, and schematics to understand complex equipment and controls as necessary.

  • Analyzes test results, machine error messages, and machine operator feedback to determine and execute corrective actions.

  • Adjusts and calibrates equipment, machines, and tools according to specifications.

  • Examines mechanisms for modes of failure and damages (e.g. breakage, excessive wear).

  • Installs/replaces parts and/or attachments according to specifications.

  • Repairs broken or malfunctioning parts.

  • Properly discards tools/ machine parts no longer serviceable.

  • Performs preventive maintenance (e.g. cleaning, lubricating, adjusting parts, etc.) on machines, equipment, and tools; per specification and PM Checklists.

  • Collaborates in the assembly, dismantling, and rigging of machinery.

  • Reviews blueprints and building codes and specifications to determine work details and procedures.

  • Assembles pipes, sections, tubing and fittings.

  • Installs, connects, tests, and maintains electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures.

  • Joins metal components or other weld able material by applying appropriate welding techniques.

  • Washes, cleans, sharpens, calibrates, and /or repairs tools (e.g. pulse and air tools, dies, punches, etc.).

  • Plans the ordering of machine parts and tools.

  • Issues and exchanges tools to manufacturing workers.

  • Upkeeps maintenance records (e.g. issued tools, preventive maintenance, event logs, work requests etc).

  • Cleans and maintains equipment and work area to ensure proper functioning and safe working conditions.

  • Performs other work as directed by Supervision.


  • Working Conditions: Job involves typically working indoors;being assigned to any of the different shifts; occasionally lifting heavy materials; wearing common safety equipment (e.g. cut resistant gloves and sleeves, apron, safety shoes, safety glasses, ear plugs, etc.); being exposed to loud noises, heat, confined spaces, and the possibility of bumps, cuts, and scrapes.

  • Capabilities: The following are behaviors essential to being successful in this job.

  • Safety Advocacy: Ability to promote and ensure a safe work environment; identifies, communicates, and eliminates hazards encountered during regular course of work.

  • Quality Orientation: Focused on meeting or exceeding the level of excellence of products, services, and work activities–measured against pre-set standards; able to identify flaws and take corrective action.

  • Cooperation: Willingly assists others by offering guidance, sharing knowledge, teaching skills, or directly performing a task in order to help out.Puts team objectives ahead of personal interests.

  • Adaptability: Willingly accepts organizational changesand respondsto changeswith appropriate urgency and actions.Reacts to anger, frustration, and disappointment constructively (i.e. finding humor in situations;finding solutions to problems,using relaxation techniques;etc.).

  • Analytical Thinking :The ability to tackle a problem or task using a logical and systematic approach.

  • Mechanical Aptitude : Ability to understand mechanical and physical concepts (e.g. gravity, levers, pulleys, springs, tools); figuring out how objects work and move both individually and in relation to other objects.

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